KICP Workshops & Events
Other Events, 2019
Midwest Workshop on Supernovae and Transients
February 25 - 26, 2019 | Chicago, IL
The purpose of the workshop is to bring together the Midwest community interested in supernovae of all types, and Galactic and extragalactic transients in general, including kilonovae, fast radio bursts, TDEs, gamma-ray bursts, novae, X-ray binaries, and anything that varies on a short timescale. We will deal with all aspects of these objects, including the explosion mechanism, progenitors, evolution, nucleosynthesis, and radiation over all wavelengths from radio to gamma-rays.
Ample time would be given to students and postdocs, and significant time reserved for discussions.
The workshop is organized by the Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Chicago.
Note: We are limited to about 60 people by the room size. If necessary, preference will be given to those giving talks.
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